May 15 & 16, 2021


Virtual Bird Bash is an online event that connects people all over the world to Gulf Coast Bird Observatory and the birds that we protect. Watch us band birds, attend our virtual workshops, learn more about our conservation efforts, enter our raffle, and more! Show your support for our conservation work by making a donation, buying our merchandise, bidding in our auction, or even becoming a sponsor! All proceeds go to GCBO and our conservation efforts.

HOW TO ATTEND THE EVENT:
This event will take place on Facebook and our website. The event is free and public to view, so even if you don't have a Facebook account, you can still view our videos and other content.
To attend the event, go to our Facebook page on May 15 and 16 at the designated times (see schedule). Comment on our live videos to interact with us. Or visit our website to buy merchandise and donate.

Watch our bird banding live stream from Virtual Bird Bash 2020

Schedule

Saturday, May 15 2021

8:00 AM- 10:00 PM   Bird Banding and Adoption

Watch on Facebook Live to see our  monthly bird banding session. Interact with our banders, volunteers and staff live as they answer your questions and tell you about the birds we catch. Each bird will be available for symbolic adoption on our website here. Learn more here.

12:00-3:00 PM  Learn Together!  Workshops and Presentations

We are so excited to welcome our special guests, who are experts in their fields and eager to share their knowledge. Check in later to see our full list of workshops and presentations.

Sunday, May 16, 2021

8:00 AM- 1:00 PM Learn Together!  Workshops and Presentations (Continued)

We are so excited to welcome our special guests, who are experts in their fields and eager to share their knowledge. Check in later to see our full list of workshops and presentations.

3:00 PM   Raffle Closes

Last call to buy raffle tickets! We won't be selling any more tickets after 3:00 PM.

4:00 PM   Raffle Drawing and Closing Sentiments

Closing Live Stream on Facebook Live featuring raffle ticket draw. Thanks to everyone who supported us this weekend and throughout the year! Thank you to all of our sponsors, amazing volunteers and hard-working staff!